Thank you for purchasing the DICOTA Smart Dock USB 3.0 that will allow you to connect your favorite pieces of hardware
easily and fast to your notebook/tablet/PC by a single USB 3.0 cable. Connect keyboard, mouse, external disk, USB
printer and other USB devices through the five USB ports, audio system through the inputs for earphones and microphone,
internet modem/LAN Ethernet PC network through the LAN port and monitors through the DVI-I and HDMI port to your
notebook/tablet/PC. Thanks to the built-in graphic chip, the docking station even supports Full HD+ resolution (2048 x
1152 pixels) on LCD and plasma monitors as well as TV sets. Another valuable feature is the built-in memory card reader
with slots for SD/SDHC/SDXC and Micro SD/SDHC/SDXC cards enabling data transfer and backup.
DICOTA Smart Dock USB 3.0 docking station
USB 3.0 Cable (100 cm, Type A - B)
USB-C to USB Adapter
Power Adapter DC 5V/4A (cable 140 cm)
Intel Pentium 1.2 GHz or higher, Intel, Atom, Celeron 1.6 GHz or higher, AMD K6/Athlon/Duron family
or compatible processor
512 MB of RAM
USB 3.0/2.0 port
30 MB disk space available
Windows XP 32 bit, Vista/7/8/8.1 32/64 bit, Mac OS X
Additional requirements to play DVD on the add-on monitor:
2.0 GHz Dual-Core processor, 1 GB of RAM
Screen resolution set to 800x600 pixels with 16 bit colour depth
CAUTION: Do not connect the docking station prior to installing the latest drivers.
Before the first connection of the Smart Dock USB 3.0 to your notebook/tablet/PC, make sure that you have the most recent
drivers installed. The latest drivers and some additional information can be downloaded from
The system will automatically install the audio ports, reader and the USB HUB (for USB 3.0/2.0 ports type A).The drivers for
the LAN and DVI-I/HDMI port need to be downloaded and installed before the first connection.
Products with the USB 3.0 SuperSpeed technology have been used since 2010; however, the drivers for the supported
equipment are still undergoing some fine tuning. Your notebook/tablet/PC needs to be equipped with a USB 3.0 interface in
order to utilize the advantages of the fast USB 3.0 equipment. Its problem free function is ensured by the chipset which needs
to have the current drivers available.
Problems that you can encounter during installation or use of our USB 3.0 equipment are very often caused by outdated
drivers for the USB 3.0 controller or chipset of your notebook/tablet/PC. Other problems can be caused by outdated
firmware of the USB 3.0 port controller. Most frequently those problems appear with one of the following manufacturers:
Intel, Renesas (former NEC), Via (VLI), AS Media, Fresco Logic and Etron.